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  • EXHIBITION: 111 Minna Gallery presents The Art of Survival- a selection of artist’s works benefiting local sexual assault survivor supportive organizations. August 4th, 2018.

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2018

  • SPEAKING: Art Against Assault will be leading a trauma recovery zine making workshop at the University of Utah on April 13th and 14th, 2018.
  • SPEAKING: For Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Art Against Assault will visit Diablo Valley College for a workshop on April 23rd, 2018.
  • EXHIBITION: Museum Meermanno presents The Reading Laboratory (Laboratorium van het Lezen) 18 November 2017 – 5 March 2018. Opening November 17, 2017. Exhibition organized by The House of the Book: a collaboration of Museum Meermanno and the National Library of the Netherlands.
  • EXHIBITION: B4B3L4B Gallery presents the porcupine interactive wearable a collaboration with Anouk Wipprecht and students of CCA. October, 2018.

2017

  • EXHIBITION: San Francisco Center for the Book presents Degrees of Innovation, an exhibition dedicated to exploring the works of graduates of the MFA in Book Art & Creative Writing program of Mills College. Opening: October 13, 2017 6pm to 8pm. Exhibition: October 13, 2017 – January 14, 2017.
  • PRESS: “On the RT Radar: California-Based Multi-Disciplinary Artist Mirabelle JonesRoundtable Journal August 2017
  • SPEAKING: “Anti-Street Harassment Design Workshop” at B4B3L4B Gallery July 30th 6pm – 9pm.
  • COLLECTION: the books of JARRING III have been acquired by the University of Northern Texas special collections.
  • COLLECTION: the books of JARRING III have been acquired by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill‘s special collections
  • COLLECTION: the books of JARRING III have been acquired by the Bancroft Library at UC Berkeley. All proceeds from this sale will go towards Bay Area Women Against Rape.
  • SPEAKING: Maryland College Institute of the Art hosts a presentation of the JARRING III books by visiting artist Mirabelle Jones founder of Art Against Assault. 04.22.17
  • SPEAKING / COLLECTION: Syracuse University presents a lecture by Mirabelle Jones on behalf of Art Against Assault alongside an exhibition of the JARRING III books which will be added to the university’s collection to benefit local survivor resources. 04.24.17
  • VISITING ARTIST: Rhode Island School of Design presents Art Against Assault: a presentation by founder Mirabelle Jones and a pop up exhibition of student survivor artwork curated by RISD’s Title IX Office. 04.26.17
  • SPEAKING: Hollaback! LA organizers Mirabelle Jones and Genevieve Danger Berrick will be discussing street harassment on KPFK’s Feminist Magazine Radio 03.14.17 from 2pm to 3pm PST. Tune in online or at 90.7 FM Los Angeles 98.7 FM, Santa Barbara, 99.5 FM Ridgecrest/China Lake & 93.7 FM San Diego: http://www.feministmagazine.org/
  • EXHIBITION: New photographic works will be included in L.A. Artshare “High Priestess” Show http://artsharela.org/event/high-priestess-gallery-opening-art-share-l-a/
  • EXHIBITION: Make / Shift at the Craft Alliance Center for Art and Design in St. Louis: January 13 – February 26th, 2017 Opening: January 13 6pm – 8pm https://craftalliance.org/exhibitions/make-shift
  • COLLECTION: the books of JARRING III have been acquired by the Bancroft Library at UC Berkeley. All proceeds from this sale will go towards Bay Area Women Against Rape.
  • EXHIBITION & PERFORMANCE: Trocadero Gallery, Melbourne. Curated by Casey Jenkins: Feb. 20th- March 11th, 2107 http://www.trocaderoartspace.com.au/
  • EXHIBITION: Visual Art Selections Featured in the Women’s March on Washington // Center on Contemporary Art in Seattle, WA Feb. 2 – 25th, 2017 http://www.cocaseattle.org/exhibitions/current/hear-our-voice/

2016

  • RESIDENCY: 05.16 – 10.16 CODAME LABS art + tech residency at B4BEL4B in Oakland, CA collaborating with artistic director Anouk Wipprecht and Associate Creative Director Tiare Ribeaux.
  • COLLECTION: the books of JARRING III have been incorporated into the Joan Flasch Collection at the School of the Art Institute in Chicago.
  • EXHIBITION: 20 / 20 Vision at San Francisco Center for the Book https://sfcb.org/20-20-Vision
  • COLLECTION: The Los Angeles vigil for Orlando pride flag has been accepted into the collection of the One Archives where it will be preserved as a part of LGBTQAI* history for generations to come.
  • PRESS: An LA Artist Created a 600 Square Foot Gay Pride FlagLA Weekly 06.27.16
  • PUBLIC ART: Pride / Visibility Flag at LA City Hall Vigil for the Orlando Shooting 06.13.16
  • PERFORMANCE: “Violence and Visibility” at Rainbow Shift 2.0 // Montalban Theatre Gallery // 06.24.16 7pm – Midnight
  • ARTIST’S TALK: 06.01.16 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm featured presenter at OPEN SHOW LA #34. Presentation and discussion of the Portraits of Unacceptable Women series at The Gallery Presents in Hawthorn, CA.
  • PRESS: “Bearing the Untold: Why We Need to Hear Stories of Sexual Assault” a first-hand account of the JARRING III book tour in Ms. Magazine.
  • VISITING ARTIST: 04.20.16 Visiting artist lecture & presentation of the JARRING III books at the School of the Art Institute Chicago 37 S Wabash 4:00 – 6:00 pm.
  • EXHIBITION: 04.16.16 Pace University: New York, NY features performances by Mirabelle Jones in Artivism Exhibition for Sexual Assault Awareness Month.
  • EXHIBITION: 04.16.16 Center for Performance Research: Brooklyn, NY. BEAVER the Exhibition a feminist retrospective features To Skin a Catcaller (remix) interactive installation.
  • PRESS “Getting Your Gear Off and the Purpose of Performance Art” in Addicted Art Gallery
  • VISITING ARTIST: 04.07.16 Mills College in Oakland, CA. JARRING III Art and Advocacy visiting artists Book Arts. Presenting at the Graduate School of Business 04.07.16 at 7pm.
  • VISITING ARTIST: 04.04.16 Presenting JARRING III and Art Against Assault at Maryland Institute College of the Art as part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month 1:00 – 3:00 Leake Lecture I.
  • PRESS: “Mirabelle Jones’ JARRING III Book Collection Redefines Sexual Assault Awareness” a review of the JARRING III project in Bustle.
  • PERFORMANCE: Performing at WET SILK at BASIC FLOWERS GALLERY // March 26, 2016 // 7pm – Midnight

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2012

  • PERFORMANCE: “Undead Business Lunch” performance by Mirabelle Jones .:. Justin Herman Plaza, San Francisco .:. November 2, 2012 .:. Press: SF Gate by SF Chronicle, Yahoo Local News, SF Fun Cheap
  • EXHIBITION: CODAME Art & Tech Festival exhibits “Installation for Jazz Bar: Berlin, 1990” installation by Total Destruction of the Optic Nerve (Carlos Oblivion & Mirabelle Jones)
  • PERFORMANCE: San Francisco Center for the Book presents ROADWORKS 2012 with live performance by Mirabelle Jones .:. September 22, 2012 .:. View Documentation of “I Am Not A Cat” .:. Purchase Anti-Catcalling Cards & Poster Here
  • INTERNSHIP: Books Received Reader & Journal of Artist’s Books Offset Printing Internship .:. Journal of Artist’s Books, Chicago .:. July 2012 .:. See videos of Books Received here .:. Order JAB 32 here
  • EXHIBITION: Transparent / Opaque 2 exhibits “San Francisco / Berlin” .:. June 15 – July 28, 2012 .:. Abecedarian Gallery 910 Santa Fe #101 Denver, CO
  • PERFORMANCE: Uncharted Books presents “The Man & The Potato” a live performance by Mirabelle Jones starring Kerri Mullen & Josh Samuels .:. August 8, 2012 .:. Uncharted Books, Chicago, IL
  • PERFORMANCE: The Exit Theatre & Erica Blue present “Deux Ex Machina” a performance by Mirabelle Jones & Michelle Fugate .:. May 15, 2012 .:. The Exit Theatre, San Francisco
  • EXHIBITION: Mills College MFA Book Arts Retrospective exhibits “To Wave” .:. May 11th – August 2012 .:. Mills College Book Arts Gallery Oakland, CA
  • EXHIBITION: Mills College Print on Demand Exhibition presents “Jarring II” .:. February – May 11th 2012 .:. Mills College Book Arts Gallery Oakland, CA
  • EXHIBITION: Mills College Library presents “Nothing In That Drawer” .:. February – May 11th 2012 .:. Mills College Library Oakland, CA
  • EXHIBITION: Electromagnetic Jellyfish Installation by Total Destruction of the Optic Nerve (Mirabelle Jones & Carlos Oblivion) .:. April 10th 2012 .:. The Moonlight Gallery, San Francisco, Ca
  • VISITING ARTIST: The Academy of Art welcomes Mirabelle Jones as Guest Lecturer for Graduate Intro to Book Arts .:. March 20, 2012 .:. The Academy of Art, San Francisco
  • VISITING ARTIST: The Exploratorium welcomes Mills MFA Book Arts students to Open Make .:. February 17th, 2012 .:. The Exploratorium, San Francisco, CA